Athletics star, Sokwakhana Zazini, won a gold medal in the men’s 400m hurdles, while Banele Shabangu was triumphant in the 4x100m relay, winning a gold medal at the CAA Championships in Mauritius.
Although the team slowed down a bit on their winning streak at the 10th All African Championships at the Kenyatta University in Nairobi, Kenya,TUT earned a second place overall, while the TUT women’s team won Gold.
Individual performances at the All-African Championships:
Day 1 Results:
- Simonay Weitsz: 1 500m = Silver Medal
- Gezelle Magerman: 400m = Gold Medal
- Angelique Strijdom: 400m = Silver Medal
- Mpontsheng Sekese: 100m = Silver Medal
Day 2 Results:
- Simonay Weitsz: 800m = Gold Medal
- Gezelle Magerman: 100Mh = Gold Medal
- Angelique Strijdom: 200m = Gold Medal
- Beatrice Themani: 3 000Msc = Silver Medal
- Mpontsheng Sekese: 200m = Bronze Medal
- Tsholofelo Zwane: 10 000m = Bronze Medal
The University community is truly proud of the TUT Athletics team!